Stroke Resources in Baton Rouge

There are a number of resources in the Baton Rouge area for those who have had a stroke. With this in mind, we’ve compiled a list of some of those available in our area in the hopes that [...]

What is FEES and why might I need it?

Sage Outpatient is now offering Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES)!  What is FEES? Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing, or FEES, is a procedure that helps the speech [...]

Do I Need a Home Safety Evaluation?

What Is A Home Safety Evaluation? Sage Outpatient’s interdisciplinary therapy team consisting of physical, occupational, speech therapists, and a social worker routinely participate in home [...]

Occupation and Neuroplasticity

Neuroplasticity is defined as the brain’s ability to reorganize and regenerate neural connections. This means after a neurological event, such as a stroke or brain injury, the brain has the [...]

What is Vestibular Rehabilitation?

Vestibular rehabilitation is a specialized form of therapy service to treat dizziness and imbalance caused by injury to structures in the inner ear and/or associated brain pathways. Individuals [...]

The Importance of Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is important for individuals of all ages.  April is occupational therapy month, so it is a great time to celebrate the value of occupational therapy! Occupational therapists [...]

Monthly Stroke Support Group Launched at Sage Outpatient and Day Neuro

Sage Outpatient and Day Neuro Program is pleased to announce the launch of our Stroke Support Group! The inaugural monthly support group was held Tuesday, February 11, 2020. The goal of the new [...]

What to Look for When Choosing a Language Therapy Program

Finding a language therapy program to help patients who have difficulty communicating due to a stroke or due to complications from Parkinson’s disease is important. By working with a program or a [...]

Living a Happy and Healthy 2019

Now that the new year has begun, many people decide that it is a good time to change their health and wellness habits. New Year’s resolutions are in full effect and the gyms are packed with [...]

Dry Needling in Physical Therapy Practice

Dry needling can be successfully utilized to treat impairments at the site of soft tissue pain and related regions as necessary. Dry needling therapy can improve joint range of motion, pain-free [...]

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